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The Texas Boys Choir

Historic Recordings

Listening options:
"All selections"
"Volume 1" - "Volume 2" - "Volume 3"

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Volume 1

The Glory of Gabrieli
Music for multiple choirs, brass and organ

 

(Liner notes)

E. Power Biggs, Organist
The Gregg Smith Singers
The Texas Boys Choir

The Edward Tarr Brass Ensemble
Conducted by Vittorio Negri

 

The Organ
Intonation for Organ on the 1st tone 
Plaudite, Psalite - Motet in 12 parts for three choirs

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Intonation for Organ on the 9th tone
In Ecclesis - Motet in 15 parts for three choirs

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Intonation for Organ on the 10th tone
O Magnum Mysterium - Motet in 8 parts for two choirs

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Intonation for Organ on the llth tone
Hodie Christus Natus Est - Motet in 8 parts for two choirs

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Intonation for Organ on the 8th tone
Three Mass Movements
(Richard Levitt and Dale Jergenson, Counter-tenors)
I - Kyrie Eleison I - Motet in 8 parts
Christe Eleison - Motet in 8 parts
Kyrie Eleison II - Motet in 12 parts
 

 

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II - Gloria - Motet in 12 parts D/L
III - Sanctus - Motet in 12 parts

 

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Intonation for Organ on the 7th tone
Deus qui Beatum Marcum - Motet in 10 parts for two choirs

 

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Volume 2

The Glory of Venice
Gabrieli in San Marco

(Liner notes)

E. Power Biggs, Organ
The Gregg Smith Singers; The Texas Boys Choir
The Edward Tarr Brass Ensemble
Vittorio Negri, Conductor

The Organ
Intonation for Organ on the 11th tone
Jubilate Deo (B-flat Major) - Motet in 8 parts for two choirs

 

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(Lyrics)
Magnificat - Counter-tenor, Baritone, and Chorus
Arranged by Denis Stevens

 

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(Lyrics)
Surrexit Christus - Alto, Tenor, Bass
Arranged by Denis Stevens

 

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(Lyrics)
Nunc Dimittis - Motet in 14 parts for three choirs

 

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(Lyrics)
Intonation for Organ on the 2nd tone
Angelus ad Pastores - Motet in 12 parts for two choirs

 

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(Lyrics)
Intonation for Organ on the 3rd and 4th tones
Regina Caeli - Motet in 12 parts for two choirs

 

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(Lyrics)
Jubilate Deo (1615) - Motet for 10 parts

 

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(Lyrics)

Volume 3

The Glory of Gabrieli (Vol. III)
Music for A Cappella Choirs

 

(Liner notes)

The Gregg Smith Singers
Gregg Smith
, Director
The Texas Boys Choir
George Bragg
, Director

 

Deus, in nomine tuo
Source: Psalm 53 vss. 1-4; used in the Office for Friday and Saturday of Holy Week.

 

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(Lyrics)
Beata es, virgo Maria
Source: Antiphon for the Magnificat, Feast of the Rosary: Versicle and Response from Vespers for the Feast of the Assumption.

 

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(Lyrics)
Jubilemus singuli
Source: Special hymn to St. Mark, not in the Missale Romanum.

 

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(Lyrics)
Deus, Deus meus
Source: Psalm 62(3) used at Lauds /or Christmas and in the Office for the Dead.

 

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(Lyrics)
O quam suavis est
Source: Antiphon for the Magnificat at Second Vespers, Feast of Corpus Christi.

 

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(Lyrics)
A Cappella Mass
Source: Ordinary prayers of the Mass.

 

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(Lyrics)
Cantate Domino
Source: Psalm 95(6), vss. 1-3, used in the Third Nocturne of the Office of Christmas.

 

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(Lyrics)
Domine exaudi
Source: Psalm 101(2), vss. 1-3, used as the Trad for the Wednesday of Holy Week.

 

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(Lyrics)
Hodie completi sunt
Source: Antiphon for the Magnificat at Second Vespers, Feast of Pentecost.

 

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(Lyrics)

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